Entries Tagged as 'Digital Media Receivers'

Roku Refreshes Line With 5 Players, Brings HDR

September 26th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, electronic program guides, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, search and recommendation, Sling Box, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

  Roku introduced Monday a revamped lineup of Roku set-top streaming adapters, including the company’s first two models offering support for high dynamic range (HDR) along with 4K Ultra HD streaming. In total, the company is adding five new models, which will be replacing many of the currently available set-top box offerings. Also with the […]

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Mass Fidelity Shows Relay Wireless Music DAC, Core Speaker and Core Wireless Sub

September 16th, 2016 · No Comments · Audio, Digital Media Receivers, News, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, sub woofer, Wireless Audio

                                                            The Mass Fidelity Relay ($299). Mass Fidelity, a Canadian audio upstart specializing in wireless music technology, used CEDIA Expo 2016 to demonstrate a Bluetooth receiver with always-on functionality. Called the Mass Fidelity Relay ($299 suggested retail price), the Bluetooth Hi-Fi DAC will relay streamed music to almost any legacy music system to provide music […]

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TiVo Unveils 3 TB Bolt+ OTT 4K/HDR Cable DVR

September 12th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, Digital Media Receivers, DVR, HDMI, HDR, News, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

TiVo officially unveiled the latest edition of its Bolt set-top box, just in time for this week’s CEDIA Expo 2016 in Dallas. Called the Bolt+ (available starting Sept. 15, 2016 at a $499 suggested retail), the latest set-top DVR with up to 4K over-the-top streaming functionality is very similar in appearance and speed to the […]

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Rovi Completes Acquisition Of TiVo, New TiVo UX Interface Revealed

September 9th, 2016 · 1 Comment · 2160p, Cable TV, Digital Media Receivers, DVR, electronic program guides, News, search and recommendation, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

  Rovi, the giant of on-screen program guide technology and search and recommendation tools, completed its $1.1 billion cash and stock acquisition of digital video recorder (DVR) pioneer TiVo, Thursday, and in an unusual turnabout, the buyer said it has changed its name to that of its new asset. Shortly after the acquisition announcement, the […]

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Kaleidescape Movie Download Company Shuts Down

August 22nd, 2016 · 3 Comments · 2160p, 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, News, OLED, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

                            Cheena Srinivasan, Kaleidescape CEO at 2015 CEDIA Expo Despite attempts in recent years to re-invent itself into a cloud-based Blu-ray-quality movie download service, Kaleidescape revealed Sunday that it is shutting down. According to report by custom electronics trade publication CEPro, the company shutdown after running out of financing to take the business further. Kaleidescape […]

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Adobe Releases Lightroom For Apple TV App

August 2nd, 2016 · No Comments · Digital Camera/Camcorder, Digital Cameras, Digital Media Receivers, Full HD 1080p, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, Streaming Services

Shutterbugs who use Adobe’s Lightroom photo-editing software and the Apple TV network media adapter will be pleased to know that the company has come out with an app for the Apple TV platform that will let you view and tweak your photos on the living room big screen. In a statement on the Adobe web […]

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Study: Interest Builds For OTT 4K Olympics Coverage

July 19th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Cable TV, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, News, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

  Almost one third of Americans (31 percent) would like to watch the Olympics on Netflix if it were available, a new study conducted for Snell Advanced Media (SAM) said Tuesday. Still, more than half of Americans (56 percent) will watch at home via their live cable or satellite TV this year. As a result […]

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Hisense Ships Sharp 75″ 4K Ultra HD LED LCD TV

July 18th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

  Hisense revealed Monday that its Sharp Aquos-branded 75-inch LC-75N8000 4K smart TV is now shipping to retailers offering 4K Ultra HD resolution and support for high dynamic range (HDR). The LC-75N8000U, which carries a $3,199.99 suggested retail price, is an edge-lit LED LCD TV with multi-zone local dimming and support for a wide color […]

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